Info Brief: Exposure to Risks Posed by Unsustainable Land Use: What Can Burmese Banks Do?

Exposure to Risks Posed by Unsustainable Land Use: What Can Burmese Banks Do?

Land use is the foundation of the Burmese economy. As the Burmese banking sector develops and expands, it will be exposed to new challenges associated with unsustainable land use and deforestation. This brief is the second in a two-part series; the first info brief examined how the Burmese banking sector could be exposed to risk generated through unsustainable land use and deforestation. This second part focuses on measures that Burmese banks can take to minimize any exposure to unsustainable land use and deforestation, while aligning their portfolio with sustainable and profitable businesses that are able to foster and reinforce a healthy functioning environment.

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File Location: UN-REDD Programme Partner Countries / Asia & the Pacific / A-P Partner Countries / Myanmar / Info Brief: Exposure to Risks Posed by Unsustainable Land Use: What Can Burmese Banks Do?
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Publish Date: Thursday, 07 February 2019
Upload Date: Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Modified Date: Friday, 25 October 2019
Author: George Scott
Owner: Leona Liu
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